About

Hi, my name is Željko Gajić. I have 20+ years of experience as a graphic designer and advertising art director(even as a creative director for a while). That makes me an experienced creative professional with a right drop of strategic thinking always in pursuit for new experience and inspiration.

For last 17 years I am full time free lancer who enjoys working on all kinds of creative projects. I am highly motivated creative professional with fast response and turnaround time and proud to say that in more than two decades of experience I have never missed a deadline.

 

CV

06. 2003 – Present

Independent freelance Art director & Graphic designer


01. 2002. – 06. 2003.
Creative Director  – Proximity Prague ( Prague / Czech Republic)
Worked as a leader of creative department of the advertising agency servicing several clients operating in the Czech and Slovak market.
Clients: Czech telecom, Linda, OSKAR (Vodaphone), Pedigree & Whiskas loyalty club, Raab Karcher, Velux.

 

01. 2001. – 12. 2001.

Creative Director – Tanagra  ( Prague / Czech Republic)
Worked as a leader of creative department of the advertising agency servicing several clients operating in the Czech and Slovak market.
Clients: Alcatel, Ekonom magazine, HBO, Jitona, Paegas Professional (T-Mobile Business), Red Bull, Starobrno, Steppers

 

06. 1999. – 12. 2000.

Senior Art Director – Euro RSCG New Europe ( Prague / Czech Republic)
Worked as a Senior Art Director in the advertising agency servicing several clients operating in the Czech and Slovak market.
Clients: Paegas Twist (T-Mobile Prepaid)

 

08. 1992. – 05. 1999.

Art Director  – S Team Bates Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising Balkans  (Belgrade / Serbia)
Worked as a Senior and Regional Art Director in the advertising agency servicing several clients operating in the Balkans region market (including Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Romania and Bulgaria)
Clients: 29. November, Atelje 212, Banini, Belgrade ZOO, Beosoft, BMW, C market, Coca-Cola, Conpanony Corporation, Dunav osiguranje, Fermin, Galindo, GSP, Johnson & Johnson, Mazda, Monroe, Natura Viva, Olynth, Pekabeta, Purina, Procter&Gamble, Rennie, Robne kuce Beograd, Rover, Reemtsma(West, West Light), Simchem ,Vacsy, Velefarm, Waltham, Yugoexport

 

07. 1991- 07. 1992

Independent freelance Graphic designer

Skills

I am capable of coming up with original creative concepts tailor made for the client as well as following any client given directions.

I am working solo most of the time but occasionally I hire some professional help from my friends & colleagues or work as a part of a team – whatever gives best results for a specific project.

My services include creative concepts and design for:
Logo | Corporate Identity | Business Card | Letterhead | Stationary | Collateral Graphic Material | WEB layout | Print Ad | Outdoor (billboards etc.) | Direct Mail | Flyer | Newsletter | Poster | Post Card | Invitations | Brochure | Annual Report | Catalogue | Book | Magazine Layout | Newspaper Layout | Calendar | Menus | T- Shirt | CD / LP / DVD cover | Packaging | Photo Retouch | Adobe Photoshop | Adobe Illustrator | Adobe InDesign | Typography